Post Up: Pelicans Sweep Blazers, Sixers Go Up 3-1

Pelicans 131, Trail Blazers 123 (Pelicans win series 4-0) The Pelicans became the first team to advance to the conference semifinals by completing a four-game sweep over the 3 seed Trail Blazers. As the 6 seed in the West, the Pelicans became the lowest seed to ever sweep a first-round series. Anthony Davis and Jrue […]

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Ben Simmons Records Triple-Double To Lead Sixers

With 17 points, 13 rebounds, and 10 assists on Saturday, Ben Simmons became the fifth rookie in NBA history to record a triple-double in the playoffs. His effort led the Sixers to a 106-102 win over the Heat in a crucial Game 4. Philadelphia now leads the series 3-1 and can wrap things up at […]

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Justise Winslow Fined $15K For Stepping On Joel Embiid’s Facemask

Heat forward Justise Winslow has been fined $15,000 for intentionally stepping on Joel Embiid‘s facemask during Game 3 on Thursday, the NBA announced: Here’s video of the incident: After the game, Embiid told reporters: “It’s going to take much more than that to get me out of this series. I’m going to be a nightmare […]

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Report: ‘Forceful Blow’ To Embiid’s Orbital Bone Could Permanently Damage Sight

Sixers All-Star Joel Embiid, who is listed as doubtful for Game 3 against Miami on Thursday, is itching to get back on the floor. After Philly lost Game 2 at home, he expressed his frustration that doctors won’t clear him to play, posting on Instagram that he is “f**king sick and tired of being babied.” But according to a […]

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Post Up: Sixers And Raptors Both Earn Huge Wins

76ers 132 (49-30), Cavaliers 130 (49-31) With postseason implications abound, the 76ers held off the Cavs in a thriller. With the win, Philly overtakes Cleveland for the 3 seed in the East, leading the Cavs for that spot by half a game with three to play. The story in this game was the two stars, […]

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Ben Simmons And LeBron James Post Triple-Doubles In A Philly Thriller

Ben Simmons almost had a triple-double in the first half as the 76ers got off to a fast start and hung on to beat the Cavaliers, 132-130, in a thriller at Wells Fargo Center. The Sixers scored 78 in the first half and led the Cavs by 23 at the break behind 13 points, 11 […]

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Post Up: Streaks Everywhere

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Raptors 106 (46-17), Hawks 90 (20-45) A meeting between the NBA’s best home team and worst road team went just as expected, with the Raptors weathering a fairly lackluster first three quarters to crush the Hawks in the final frame. Atlanta led 77-76 entering the fourth but ran out of gas as Toronto’s bench took […]

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Post Up: Sixers Run Past Cavaliers, De’Aaron Fox Performs in Clutch Time

Lakers 131 (27-34), Heat 113 (32-20) Dwyane Wade followed up his game-winner against Philadelphia with his second-straight 20-point performance, dropping 25 points on 11-for-18 shooting, but it wasn’t enough as the Lakers’ offense shot 59.5 percent from the field and 55.2 percent from 3. Isaiah Thomas scored 29 points, Julius Randle had 25 and Brandon […]

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Trevor Booker Hopes To Become A Billionaire Through Entrepreneurship

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Sixers forward Trevor Booker has plans on becoming a billionaire through serial entrepreneurship. In a story by Philly.com’s Sarah Todd, Booker says that he and his college roommate already own more than 12 companies and shares of a half-dozen more. #Sixers' Trevor Booker is working toward becoming a billionaire https://t.co/UQy8kIOgoZ via @phillysport — Sarah Todd (@NBASarah) February 27, […]

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Ersan Ilyasova Reportedly Plans to Sign with Philadelphia

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Ersan Ilyasova’s time with the Hawks is reportedly coming to an end. Yahoo Sports is reporting that the 30-year-old is negotiating a buyout with Atlanta, with his sights already set on Philadelphia. Once Hawks buyout is complete, forward Ersan Ilyasova plans to work toward finalizing agreement with the Philadelphia 76ers, league sources tell Yahoo. — […]

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